Ambition Training Services

We provide a range of services to our members, opening up opportunities to thousands of young people, staff and volunteers

This includes partnership working and facilitation of training through nationally recognised awarding bodies. Our members can access awards through:

Sports Leaders UK

Providing a range of awards and qualifications from Junior Leadership to a full qualification in Sports Leadership

Open College Network West Midlands

Open to everyone aged 14+, Open College Network West Midlands provide unitised awards and full qualifications in everything from Healthy Eating to Events Organisation


ASDAN offer a wide range of courses giving young people and volunteers skills for employment and skills for life


Respected internationally, we offer access to Leadership and Management programmes

Ambition Training 

Courses include:

Open College Network West Midlands Level 2 Award in Youth Work Practice

Safeguarding Children and Young People

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion training

Strategic Planning 

Volunteer Management 

Coaching and Supervision 


Benefits of our services

Our partnership and working with awarding bodies means our members can access nationally recognised awards without expensive centre fees and lengthy administration processes.

Administration of all awards ensuring mandatory paperwork is submitted to awarding bodies including quality monitoring, sampling, learner registrations, certification and monitoring information

Quality Assurance processes including regularly scheduled moderation and standardisation meetings, external moderation meetings, tutor feedback and recommendations for awards

Tutor Training through awarding bodies and internal quality assurance, development training and resource familiarisation

Staff Training for clubs and constituent organisations in a range of areas from Child Protection to Management, team building and Sports Leadership

5,000 young people benefited from Ambition Giving funding

3,500 organisations strengthened by our work

90 years on and young people are still supported by Ambition

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